Developing Effective State Policies for Gifted Education
The 2nd edition of NAGC's A Guide to State Policies in Gifted Education is now available in the online Bookstore. This edition is a downloadble PDF for easy navigation throughout the document and with links to the actual policy.
The USC International Academy, in the Office of Strategic and Global Initiatives, is seeking instructors/teachers, to help students achieve academic and professional goals through high-quality instruction in English as a Second Language and university preparation.
Teach up to 23 hours a week
Develop course materials for assigned courses
Participate in curriculum development projects
Assist with placement testing
Participate in program development and course coordination meetings
Provide timely and instructive feedback on student work
Keep accurate course records
Actively seek collaboration with colleagues
Maintain a consistent, supportive, student-centered approach appropriate for adult learners, including a minimum of 2.5 posted office hours per week
The university is centrally located in Los Angeles with easy access to commuter trains, buses, and free tram services. Employee benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance; retirement and vacation accrual.
USC is an equal-opportunity educator and employer, proudly pluralistic and firmly committed to providing equal opportunity for outstanding persons of every race, gender, creed and background. The university particularly encourages members of underrepresented groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply. USC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. Further information is available by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
BA with TEFL/TESL certificate
Minimum of 3 years ESL teaching experience with demonstrated excellence in classroom teaching.
Experience teaching in an Intensive English, English for Academic Purposes or Conditional Acceptance programs at the university level
Computer literacy and experience using classroom technologies
Desire to teach all skills across all levels of English proficiency
When the University of Southern California opened its doors to 53 students in 1880, Los Angeles still lacked paved streets and electric lights. Today, the University of Southern California is one of the world?s leading private research universities and operates an integrated academic medical center that serves more than a million patients each year. An anchor institution in Los Angeles, a global ...center for arts, technology and international trade, USC enrolls more international students than any other U.S. university and offers extensive opportunities for internships and study abroad. With a strong tradition of integrating liberal and professional education, USC fosters a vibrant culture of public service and encourages students to cross academic as well as geographic boundaries in their pursuit of knowledge.